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The Mbalantu Women of Africa and Their Floor-Length Natural Hair Tradition Near the Southern tips of Angola, reside the Mbalantu tribes of Namibia. Mbalantu women are known for their headdresses. At the age of. African Tribes, African Women, African Braids, We Are The World, People Of The World, African Culture, African History, Make Up Tools, Tribal Trends

The Mbalantu Women of Africa and Their Floor-Length Natural Hair Tradition

Near the Southern tips of Angola, reside the Mbalantu tribes of Namibia. Mbalantu women are known for their headdresses. At the age of twelve, young girls in Mbalantu tribes begin preparing their h…

Halloween costumes for you and a friend? Minganji masqueraders from the Pende peoples near Gungu, Democratic Republic of Congo, Cultures Du Monde, World Cultures, Arte Tribal, Tribal Art, Charles Freger, Afrique Art, Art Premier, Art Africain, African Tribes

COSPLAYING at #MECCAcon2016

In a dream world, #MECCAcon2016 would be filled with cosplayers as DOGONS, EGUNGUN, WITCHDOCTORS, VOODOU, BOBO MASKS, IGBO MASKS, etc. I'd honestly smile from ear to ear in gentrified Midtown Detroit, lol. So... What exactly IS cosplay? "Cosplay (コスプレ kosupure?), a contraction of the words costume play, is a performance art in which participants called…

Bapende man, of what is now the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Pjoto Zagourski, Casimir Date of Creation - The Manuscripts and Archives Digital Images Database (MADID) African Tribes, African Men, African History, African Beauty, Arte Tribal, Tribal Art, Afro Punk, Kingdom Of Kongo, Rose Croix

Yale University Library Search Results

Yale University Library: Manuscripts and Archives

Africa - Eastern Congo woman with “beauty scars”, incisions intended to accentuate her charm - © National Geographic, November African Tribes, African Women, African Art, Arte Tribal, Tribal Art, African Culture, African History, Afro Punk, Africa People

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Eastern Congo woman with “beauty scars”, incisions intended to accentuate her charm National Geographic | November 1937

Queen Nzinga (Nzinga Mbande the monarch of the Mbundu people, was a resilient leader who fought against the Portuguese and their expanding slave trade in Central Africa. African History, Women In History, African Art, Black History Books, Black History Facts, Modern History, Black Royalty, African Royalty, African Diaspora

Queen Nzinga (1583-1663) •

Queen Nzinga (Nzinga Mbande), the monarch of the Mbundu people, was a resilient leader who fought against the Portuguese and their expanding slave trade in Central Africa. During the late 16th Century, the French and the English threatened the Portuguese near monopoly on the sources … Read MoreQueen Nzinga (1583-1663)

Yaka initiation mask, Congo, before German private collection. African Masks, African Art, Kingdom Of Kongo, Art Premier, Cultural Identity, African Tribes, Z Arts, Shamanism, African Culture

Yaka initiation mask, Congo, before 1940. German private collection. - Provenance: Alfons Bermel, Berlin; Alex Arthur, Brussels

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Spotlight on the collections | Royal Museum for Central Africa - Tervuren - Belgium

The Royal Museum for Central Africa in Tervuren (Belgium) holds extensive collections in the areas of anthropology, archaeology, history, wood biology, zoology and geology. Over the last years they have been partly made available for online consultation. The new website presents a number of remarkable collections of ethnographic and historical objects, of photographs and paintings. Some of them are introduced by RMCA scientists, explaining their origin and their historical and scientific…

The Braided Rapunzels of Africa & other Tribal Trends # types of Braids trends African Tribes, African Women, Indian Tribes, African Braids, African Art, African Hairstyles, Afro Hairstyles, Black Hairstyles, Unique Hairstyles

The Braided Rapunzels of Africa & other Tribal Trends

My early weekday nights are typically spent wandering the depths of Pinterest. On this occasion, I found a rather hypnotising pin board called Fashion Around the World, where I discovered these incredible African Rapunzels... The hairstyle currently making you do a double-take is known as Eembuvi